Get Designing.

Get Designing! (Summer 2019)

Wednesdays, 1 May - 10 July


Get Designing! Summer 2019

Working with theatre designer Ryan Dawson Laight and his team of makers, explore the practical skills and creativity needed to design costume, set and props specifically for promenade and open air productions. No previous experience required, all materials provided.

Thinking of attending more than one Get Into It! group? Book onto 2 courses for a full term at £150. Book onto 3 courses for a full term at £220.

Bursaries available, please contact for more information.

Wednesdays, 10-11.30am

1, 8, 15, 22 May

5, 12, 19, 26 June

3,10 July 

Please note we accept new members up until the half term point in each term, please contact if you are looking to start after the first session of term.

Ryan is a designer for performance, specialising in set and costume, with credits that span theatre, opera, cabaret and dance. Having studied Design at the University of Brighton he has gone on to work both nationally and internationally.

Ryan works with clients from initial design concept, through to final production, and his style is born out of the unique collaborations that occur on each project.

He is an Associate Designer for Creation Theatre in Oxford and an Associate Lecturer in Theatre Design at the University of Chichester.

For Chichester Festival Theatre Ryan has designed  A Christmas Carol, Peter Pan, Grimm Tales and CFYT's 2018 Christmas Production, Sleeping Beauty.

Age Guidance 
Age 18+
Running Time
1 hour and 30 mins